Internet Safety

Here is information regarding the Internet Safety Resources list that was discussed at the January 10th PTO meeting, during a presentation by Bethann Monahan, MS Technology Specialist:

  • Staysafe.org -Information for kids, teens, parents and teachers.  Be sure to visit the Toolbox page for help with viruses, backups, filtering, and more.
  • Netsmartz.org –  Information for parents, teens, younger children, educators and law enforcement.
  • Don’t Believe the Type –  Created for teens by the National Center for Missing and Exploited children.  Play ‘ID the Creep’.
  • NetSafeKids –  Contains internet basics to help parents understand the technology their children are using.  the site is linked for the MS Mental Health Page.
  • Safeteens.com – Site is geared toward teens.
  • Safekids.com – Site is geared toward younger kids.
  • Internet Safety:  Advice from Kids Who Have Faced Danger Online –   A pamphlet that is available online at www.ago.state.ma.us  This information is presented from the Attorney General’s office.
  • BlogSafety.com – Contains information regarding safe blogging tips for teens.